What’s Inside A Puffer Fish?

If there’s one thing you know about puffer fish, it’s that they can do this. When aggravated by a predator, they, you know, puff up. Some puffers, like the porcupine fish, become a bona fide spike ball, moving through the water seemingly out of control. But if you peer inside a puffer, you’ll learn that […]

What Happens To Fish During A Hurricane

(thunder booms) – [Narrator] Normally when a hurricane is barrelling towards us, we tend to run the other way. But not Isla, she’s a leatherback turtle who was meandering off the coast of Virginia when she accidentally swam straight into Hurricane Florence. Scientists were worried she’d get caught up in the middle of the storm, […]

Never Eat The ‘Clean’ Part Of Moldy Bread

You’re all ready to make the sandwich of your dreams. Turkey, tomato, and Swiss on a bed of romaine lettuce sandwiched between two slices of sourdough. Classic, but oh no! What’s this? Mold? Ugh. But look, good news, the mold’s only on part of the bread so I could just cut that away and be […]

How To Keep Your Goldfish Alive For 15 Years

The longest-living goldfish on record was 43 years old. But chances are your goldfish didn’t even live a quarter that long. In fact, most goldfish don’t survive past their fifth birthday, and that’s a major problem since they’re supposed to live for about as long as your cat. So why are goldfish dying so young? […]